5 days in Taiwan Itinerary

5 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Taipei
— 2 nights
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Yuchi
— 2 nights
Drive

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Taipei

— 2 nights

City of Azaleas

Situated in a basin between two mountain ranges, Taipei appeals to tourists with its blend of Asian cultures, living side by side amidst Japanese-era mansions and Taoist temples.
Get some cultural insight at Lungshan Temple and Ximending. Get some historical perspective at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) and U-mkt. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of National Palace Museum, discover the deep blue sea with MyTaiwanTour Travel Services, appreciate the history behind Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, and buy something for everyone on your list at Taipei 101.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Taipei tour itinerary maker site.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Taipei. December in Taipei sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Yuchi.

Things to do in Taipei

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Yuchi

— 2 nights
Yuchi Township is a rural township in the center of Nantou County, Taiwan.HistoryFormerly called Go-sia-poAdministrative divisionsThe township comprises 13 villages: Dalin, Dayan, Gonghe, Riyue, Shuishe, Toushe, Tungchi, Tungguang, Wucheng, Wudeng, Xincheng, Yuchi and Zhongming.Tourist attractions Cih-en Pagoda Dajhu Lake Waterbirds Reserve Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village Kong-ming Temple Lalu Lalu Island Peacock Park Shuei-she Mountain Sun Moon Lake Syuentzang Temple Wen Wu TempleTransportationProvincial Highway No. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Wenwu Temple and then admire the masterpieces at Chung Tai World Museum. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Xuanguang Temple and then contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Moon Lake.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Yuchi route builder.

Traveling by car from Taipei to Yuchi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Yuchi

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

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Taiwan travel guide

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Heart of Asia
A sliver of land just off China's east coastline, Taiwan represents one of the world's most densely populated countries--and one of Asia's most powerful economies. History buffs on a tour of Taiwan will discover ancient artifacts stored at outstanding national museums narrating nearly 10,000 years of Asia's history. Those interested in more active pursuits can organize a Taiwan itinerary around its modern mountain resorts, well-developed beaches, and protected forests sheltering hundreds of species of native plant and animal life. Begin your visit in Taipei, a vibrant capital city with a thriving entertainment scene, relatively inexpensive accommodations, and an eclectic culinary scene.